Categories Archives: Real estate

Retreats, Representation, Conversations: Inman Top 5

Looking for a quick catch-up on the buzziest stories of the week? Here’s Inman Top 5, the most essential stories, according to Inman readers. At Inman Connect Las Vegas, July 30-Aug. 1, 2024, the noise and misinformation will be banished, all your big questions will be answered, and new business opportunities will be revealed. Join us. Looking [...]read moreRetreats, Representation, Conversations: Inman Top 5

The impact of student loans on buying a home

Most Americans still view homeownership as a key to building wealth, but for many, that piece of the American dream is on hold or out of reach thanks to the heavy burden of student debt.  In fact, according to a recent study, millennials currently struggle with so much debt that 25% worry they won’t qualify [...]read moreThe impact of student loans on buying a home

Movement Mortgage names Joe Thompson as regional director

Movement Mortgage, a multichannel mortgage lender, has appointed Joe Thompson as its new regional director. Thompson, recognized as a HousingWire Rising Star in 2018, will oversee more than 60 loan officers across Texas, Oklahoma and New Mexico.  In his new role, Thompson will also be responsible for driving growth and expanding the company’s market presence [...]read moreMovement Mortgage names Joe Thompson as regional director

U.S. Bank appoints new retail lending leader

U.S. Bank appointed John Hummel to lead its East market for retail home lending. Hummel, who previously led the correspondent and Housing Finance Agency (HFA) business at U.S. Bank, will now oversee a team of 750 sales managers and mortgage loan officers responsible for generating $7 billion in originations, according to a news release. John [...]read moreU.S. Bank appoints new retail lending leader

Are New York’s Famously Uptight Co-op Boards Starting To Chill Out?

At Inman Connect Las Vegas, July 30-Aug. 1 2024, the noise and misinformation will be banished, all your big questions will be answered, and new business opportunities will be revealed. Join us. The Manhattan co-ops all looked so inviting to one wealthy Australian couple two years into the pandemic that it came as a mild shock when [...]read moreAre New York’s Famously Uptight Co-op Boards Starting To Chill Out?

Brand boost: How to harness AI for quick and easy design elements

At Inman Connect Las Vegas, July 30-Aug. 1, 2024, the noise and misinformation will be banished, all your big questions will be answered, and new business opportunities will be revealed. Join us. Finding the right look for your personal brand can help consumers easily identify you as a professional they might want to work with. [...]read moreBrand boost: How to harness AI for quick and easy design elements

Two Tampa-Area Realtor Organizations Announce Merger

Pinellas Realtor Organization / Central Pasco Realtor Organization approved their merger with Greater Tampa Realtors, forming a new group called Tampa Bay Realtors. At Inman Connect Las Vegas, July 30-Aug. 1, 2024, the noise and misinformation will be banished, all your big questions will be answered, and new business opportunities will be revealed. Join us. Two [...]read moreTwo Tampa-Area Realtor Organizations Announce Merger

New Trixie Mattel Series Features Real Estate Celeb Cameos

Christine Quinn and a number of other stars are set to make an appearance on “Trixie Motel: Drag Me Home,” a new HGTV series that premieres on Max on June 1. At Inman Connect Las Vegas, July 30-Aug. 1 2024, the noise and misinformation will be banished, all your big questions will be answered, and new [...]read moreNew Trixie Mattel Series Features Real Estate Celeb Cameos

Homes.com President Dave Mele To Part Ways With CoStar

After 10 years, Homes.com President Dave Mele has left the company to pursue other opportunities. Mele was instrumental in CoStar Group’s acquisition of the company in 2021 for $156 million. At Inman Connect Las Vegas, July 30-Aug. 1, 2024, the noise and misinformation will be banished, all your big questions will be answered, and new business [...]read moreHomes.com President Dave Mele To Part Ways With CoStar

Redfin Launches Rental Tool For Independent Property Owners

The “List My Home for Rent” tool is available in 13 US markets and is tailored to property owners with fewer than 10 rentals. The listings will be syndicated to the Rent.com marketplace later this year. At Inman Connect Las Vegas, July 30-Aug. 1, 2024, the noise and misinformation will be banished, all your big questions [...]read moreRedfin Launches Rental Tool For Independent Property Owners